Hayward Named Wildcatters Assistant Coach

BEAUMONT, Texas – The Texas Wildcatters announced that 2005 Kelly Cup Playoffs Most Valuable Player Leon Hayward has been named part-time assistant coach.

The Wildcatters are the ECHL affiliate of the Minnesota Wild of the National Hockey League and the Houston Aeros of the American Hockey League.

The 28 year old played six seasons in the ECHL and had 151 points (79g-72a) and 407 penalty minutes in 264 regular season games and 19 points (9g-10a) and 48 penalty minutes in 40 games in the Kelly Cup Playoffs for Columbia, Pensacola, Reading, Texas and Trenton.

Team Press Release